Major solo exhibition in May 2017
James Makin Gallery is proud to announce representation of acclaimed artist Paul Ryan. Born in Auckland, New Zealand, Ryan now calls the south NSW Coast home. Ryan won the Geelong Contemporary Art Prize in 2012, He won the Paddington Art Prize in 2007 and 2010. Ryan has been a finalist in the Archibald prize 13 times, and also selected as a finalist in the Wynne Prize four times and six times in the Sulman.
Ryan's work is held in many significant collections such as: The Geelong Gallery; Artbank; Lismore Regional Gallery; Woolongong Regional Art Gallery; Mosman Art Gallery; Woolongong University Collection; The Manly Art Gallery and many private and corporate collections nationally and internationally.